Digital-first resale platform The RealReal has identified maximalism and sustainability as two of the biggest trends on the second-hand fashion market in the 2010s, with Supreme claiming the title of most valuable brand.
Leave it to Alessandro Michele to dream up a novel manner to present his latest collection for Gucci. A tour of ancient, Renaissance, rationalist and even faintly decrepit Rome shot by Bruce Gilden for pre-fall 2020.
The web is brimming with all kinds of content, and labels have understood the appeal of strong visual images and storytelling through uber-curated videos, as shown by the latest ad campaigns by Versace, Gucci and GCDS.
Despite disruption in Hong Kong, Kering recorded a positive Q3 with revenue up by 14%, driven by strong performances by Gucci, Bottega Veneta and Saint Laurent, as the luxury group’s share price soared last Friday.
The Italian executive, who joined the luxury house in 2015, has occupied the position of executive vice president for merchandising and global markets since 2018, playing a central role at the company.
The British Fashion Council has released the shortlist for this year’s Fashion Awards, with Gucci, Bottega Veneta and Loewe leading the way with four nominations each. Winners will be announced on 2 December.